Enrolment Classes at 6th Position

Dear dancers,

Term 2 is fast approaching and we’re reviewing the classes that we offer as enrolments at 6th Position. Thank you to all the dancers who provided feedback regarding these changes – your input is invaluable.

Please contact us at 6thposition.studio@gmail.com to express your interest and/or receive further information on these classes.

Royal Academy of Dance (RAD)

Next term, we will continue to offer Intermediate Foundations and Grade 5 to those students already enrolled.

RAD Intermediate - Sundays 9:00-10:30am

Next term (from Sunday 24 April), we will be offering RAD Intermediate level on Sunday mornings.

Intermediate is suitable for dancers who have completed their Intermediate-Foundations Exam or are attending Intermediate/Advanced drop-in classes. It may be suitable for some strong Elementary dancers.

RAD Grade 4 to commence in Term 3

We plan to commence RAD Grade 4 classes from approximately the middle of the year. Grade 4 is suitable for Beginner and Advanced-Beginner level dancers and is an excellent way to gain confidence and improve your ballet technique. By learning a syllabus, you will have time to master techniques, exercises and progressions.

Classical Conditioning (formerly pre-pointe)

Classical Conditioning - Tuesdays 7:30-8:15pm

Next term we will open enrolments to join the Classical Conditioning class (formerly pre-pointe) to Advanced-Beginner level dancers and above. This class will focus on strengthening your feet, ankles and knees, improving alignment and ensuring safe technique.

The class is compulsory for all dancers doing the subsequent pointe class, and is suitable for dancers working towards dancing on pointe. It is also an excellent way to improve your strength and technique even if you do not wish to dance on pointe.

Pointe (assessment required)

Dancers who have passed a physio-led assessment may join our pointe classes.

Pointe barre work - Tuesdays 8:15-8:45pm

All pointe dancers should join this section of the class, with particular attention paid to beginner pointe technique and gaining confidence dancing in your shoes.

Pointe centre and extension work – Tuesdays 8:45-9:15pm

For dancers confident in their pointe shoes to work on extension technique and continual improvement.

Pointe open class - Sundays 10:30-11am

An open level pointe class for dancers who have passed the physio assessment. This class will particularly focus on Intermediate-Foundations and Intermediate RAD technique to assist those students undertaking the exams, however is open to all pointe dancers.


Happy Dancing!

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